The top-ranked horse in the world, Frankel (GB), will make his final start in today's Group 1 British Champions Stakes at Ascot in England, part of the 2012 British Champions Day card. Post time for the Champions Stakes is 11:05 a.m. ET.
Today's British Champions Day action will be televised by TVG, a horse racing channel available on most cable and satellite systems through a "Sports Pack" or similar package. Video streaming is available through one of the licensed and legal Advanced Deposit Wagering companies, such as Twinspires.com, DRFBets.com, Expressbet.com or TVG.com.
A steady rainfall all week at Ascot Racecourse has left the turf rated as "Soft" on the straight course, and "Soft, Heavy in places" on the round.
Below are the post times for all of today's stakes races at Ascot. All times Eastern.
|Post Time||Race||Age/Sex||Dist. (f)
|8:45a||British Champions Long Distance Cup||3up||16.00|
|9:20a||British Champions Sprint Stakes||3up||6.00|
|9:55a||British Champions Fillies' & Mares' Stakes||3up, f&m||12.00|
|10:30a||British Champions Mile (QEII Stakes)||3up||8.00|
|11:05a||British Champions Stakes||3up||10.00|